Basketball Offense Drills

What is the Gortat Screen? (One of the Best Ways to Free Up a Driving Lane)

Curious what the Gortat Screen is? I was too. So, I did some research and here’s what it is. Daniel Gafford was interviewed after practice during the preseason in 2022 and was asked what Marcin Gortat taught him. He said he learned a lot of stuff, such as shooting with his off-hand, screening, and rim …

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improve like Jimmy Butler

How to Get Better At Basketball like Jimmy Butler

Do you want to drastically improve in basketball like Jimmy Butler? Here’s how he did it. Jimmy Butler was not a good offensive player in his few seasons in the NBA. The 30th overall pick in the 2011 draft, who was selected after Derrick Williams, both Morris brothers, and a dude named Chris Singleton, averaged …

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Around the World

How to Play Around the World (Improve Shooting With This Game)

Are you curious what “Around the World” is? Well, it’s a great off-season shooting game that’s used for developing basketball shooting fundamentals. Around the World, if you don’t know, is a popular basketball schoolyard shooting game -and I hated it when I was a kid. To play it, you have to make shots all around …

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Catch and Shoot Kyle Korver

How to Get Better at Catch and Shoot in Basketball (Do the Nutmeg Drill)

Do you want to be a better catch-and-shoot player, like Kyle Korver? Start doing the nutmeg drill. Kyle Korver is a 3-point specialist. He was so good at catching and shooting the perimeter shot that teams brought him on just to do that. In his 10-plus years in the NBA, Korver averaged 42.9 percent 3-point …

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